Angela is an international impact investor and seasoned sustainability expert with her experience spanning across multidisciplinary domains of Sustainable finance, Impact-innovation investing, cross-border investing and conflict resolution.
Sustainable investments in private businesses trough her work at Generation Investment Management, an $11bn investment manager founded by VP Al Gore & David Blood; sustainable impact investor in emerging economies, with a keen focus on Africa, Toniic leader for East Africa, Chair of YPO Rwanda Angel Club & EC of the YPO Global Diplomacy network, investment committee member for Microvest, a fund which portfolios companies served 4.9 million micro, small and medium size businesses.
Throughout her career, she has made investments across many impact sectors in developed and emerging economies with a sustainability overlay: climate change related, base of the pyramids solutions, water, waste and resource scarcity, healthcare and nutrition.
Previously, she was investing and trading at Goldman Sachs in London and New York. She worked on economic development in Israel and the West Bank with The Portland Trust and is involved with cross-border impact investing ventures between Israel and EM / neighbouring countries.
In her non-for-profit work, Angela is is the chair of Seeds of Peace Global Leadership Council. She is also a lecturer and practitioner on conflict resolution, development finance and community bridging through business and leadership – she has been a Middle East conflict resolution expert for Oxford University and has lectured in multiple universities and institutions globally.
Angela is Egyptian-Lebanese-Israelite, is a mathematics, economics and finance scholar and a Singularity University executive graduate. She speaks French, English, Spanish, Arabic and learning Hebrew.